2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (June 2015) 
    
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2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (June 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health Psychology and Behavior - BS in Health Studies


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The challenges of health and well-being in today’s world require health professionals equipped to understand the social, behavioral, emotional, and cognitive factors associated with disease, illness, and injury. These factors may vary by geography, culture, race/ethnicity, or human experience. This concentration is designed to give students the academic preparation necessary to influence health behavior and affect health outcomes.

Degree Requirements


  • 181 total quarter credit hours
  • General education (46 cr.)
  • Core courses (55 cr.)
  • Concentration courses (30 cr.)
  • Elective courses (45 cr.)
  • Capstone course (5 cr.)